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Box 26

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Contains 63 Results:

Gurney, Joseph John (Eastham) to Mott, William F., NYC (autograph copy), 1844-11-26

 File — Box: 26
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Gurney visited the United States in 1837-1840 in an effort to advance Orthodox Quakerism, focused on Scriptures and contrary to preaching of John Wilbur of Rhode Island. Autograph copy with typed cover letter from bookseller describing contents.

Dates: 1844-11-26

Anonymous, to Eastern Pennsylvania Antislavery Society, Executive Committee of, 1842

 File — Box: 26
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Concerning antislavery efforts in Centre County and regret that Friends “lag behind” in the cause

Dates: 1842

Biddle, Samuel to George Holme. Allegheny City, Pennsylvania, 1842 4mo 18

 File — Box: 26
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Concerning arrangements for distribution of the Biddle estate and his power of attorney for his brothers and sisters. Purchased from The Autograph Alcove, 1986.

Dates: 1842 4mo 18

Nevill, Agnes to Bewley, Lucy, 1842-1844

 File — Box: 26
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1842 5mo 7 to 5mo 30; 1843 12mo 6, 1844; 7mo 26. Concerning voyage from Liverpool to New York; life at Westtown School; and description of Cincinnati, Ohio. Gift of Mrs. Mary Unwin, 1969.

Dates: 1842-1844